Archive for January, 2017
What We Know About the 2018 Mazda HCCI Sparkless Engine
Though we try not to get too caught up in news that doesn’t come directly from Mazda in an official press release, once in a while news or rumors swirl around the internet that we simply can’t avoid. Such is the case with talk of a new sparkless engine coming from Mazda in 2018, which uses Homogeneous Charge Compression Ignition (HCCI) rather than spark plugs.
What to Do If Your Mazda CX-5 Liftgate Hatch Won’t Open
Though this doesn’t happen often, there are instances when the Mazda CX-5 liftgate hatch won’t open, most often due to a dead car battery. What should you do if this happens? Thankfully, there is a way to still get the hatch opened up if you need access to the rear cargo area. We’ll help you with that down below.
What Do Mazda Backup Camera Lines Mean?
If you drive a newer Mazda equipped with a rearview camera, you may have noticed that grid lines appear on your rearview camera display whenever you shift into reverse. What do these Mazda backup camera lines mean and what should you use them for? We’ll answer that question here.
What Is the Best Midsize Crossover SUV for 2016?
If you follow our blog, you may have noticed that the awards just keep rolling in for the fun-to-drive Mazda brand. Even when it comes to Mazda’s lineup of SUVs, like the CX-9, an enjoyable driving experience is found. So, speaking of the CX-9 midsize SUV, we have to wonder how it compares to its competition. What is the best midsize crossover SUV for 2016?
Mazda Auto Body Repair Shop Oshkosh WI
Nobody ever wants to have to get body work done on their vehicle, but when your car needs it, it’s important that you choose a body shop carefully. They aren’t all created the same. So, if your Mazda is in need of auto body repair, come visit our body shop near Oshkosh WI.
How Does Mazda Dynamic Pressure Turbo Work?
When Mazda released the all-new CX-9 for the 2016 model year, it came with the first turbocharged SKYACTIV®-G engine we have seen from Mazda. Though turbochargers do have their benefits, there are some disadvantages historically that drivers must face. Yet, because of the way Mazda engineered this engine, that isn’t the case with the CX-9 thanks in part to the Dynamic Pressure Turbo innovation.
Advantages of Perforated Leather Car Seats
If you drive a Mazda, or perhaps another brand, with leather seats, you may notice that the leather seat back has a number of small holes in it. Most drivers wouldn’t pay attention to this, but for some, it may raise an interesting question: why poke holes in leather seats? Well, this leather with holes poked in it is known as perforated leather, and there are a number of advantages to having perforated leather car seats that you may have never thought about.
Three Mazda Models Earn Buyer’s Choice Awards
For the first time, Autobytel.com has announced its Buyer’s Choice Awards, meant to be an annual list that shows which vehicles Autobytel shoppers were most interested in. So, why are we talking about it? Well, we are proud to say that Mazda made a huge showing in these awards.
How to Clean the Mazda MX-5 Miata Soft Convertible Top
Those who own a Mazda MX-5 Miata probably take great care in keeping it in pristine condition, which means washing and cleaning the exterior and interior. But one question that may arise frequently for Miata owners is how to clean the vehicle’s soft convertible top. We have some tips that might help you out.
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Paint Color Options
Part of the fun of buying a new vehicle is picking out a color that matches your personal style, especially when buying a car as sporty and stylish as the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF. If you’re ready to take it home, then you’ll want to make sure you see all of the possible paint color options available so that you can choose just the right one. Check them out below and let us know which one is your favorite in the comments.